CrewStart™: Hot Cost Reports

Organising and disseminating onboarding paperwork is a challenge faced by production companies of all sizes. CrewStart™, Sargent-Disc’s onboarding application, is designed to help your team automate the processing of contracts, start forms, daily rate vouchers and timesheets.   A recent update to the CrewStart™ timesheets function ensures that daily hot cost reports are generated by […]

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Setting the Stage for Sustainability

Sargent-Disc partner, BAFTA albert, hosted another inspiring evening that delved into all things sustainable set design. The event explored how set designers can juggle creativity with sustainability and still create amazing sets that are worthy of a BAFTA or Oscar.   The panel provided advice and invaluable insights into how set designers can build sets […]

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Introducing CrewStart™ 3.0

  CrewStart™, Sargent-Disc’s onboarding application, is designed to help your team automate the processing of contracts, start forms, daily rate vouchers and timesheets. It enables productions to sign contracts securely and submit start paperwork, calculate timesheets, approve documents and ensure the accuracy of auditable reports; streamlining the whole process whilst reducing administration.   Following the […]

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Sargent-Disc to Move to New Carbon Neutral HQ

  Sargent-Disc is excited to announce it will be moving to new headquarters (HQ) in Beaconsfield in September. The new HQ will support the continued growth of the business and its Digital Production Office® technology research and development programme. It will allow Sargent-Disc to better support its award-winning payroll and auto enrolment services in the […]

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Sargent-Disc’s Digital Production Office® Forum at ETVF

Sargent-Disc is delighted to announce the launch of the Digital Production Office® Forum at the Edinburgh TV Festival, 22 – 24 August, 2018.  A place to network with production personnel interested in production office technology, the Forum will enable festival delegates to discover the latest digital applications that increase efficiency, and reduce costs and the […]

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CrewStart™ – Dashboard Feature

  The freelance nature of the entertainment industries can make organising and disseminating onboarding paperwork a time consuming task for large or small productions. A challenge for production companies can be handling approval mechanisms, a typically time-consuming and inefficient process in which freelancer signatures are at risk of falling between the gaps. Executives can find […]

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Sargent-Disc becomes albert affiliate!

  Having attended several carbon literacy training sessions with albert plus and discussed our intentions to incorporate sustainable best practices into our workflows, we are delighted to reveal that Sargent-Disc is now an official albert affiliate. We will be joining other industry organisations in communicating albert’s message to our clients and colleagues; encouraging them to […]

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CrewStart™ Arrow Media Case Study

CrewStart™, new software created in house by Sargent-Disc, is designed to help production teams to automate the processing of contracts, start forms, daily rate vouchers and timesheets. Amongst the benefits is that it enables production companies to reduce administration; to sign contracts securely and submit start paperwork;  to calculate timesheets, approve documents and ensure the […]

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